The Team


Photo Credit: JP Delespinois

Photo Credit: JP Delespinois

Clark McNulty

Clark McNulty was born in 1980 and currently lives and works in Hermosa Beach, CA as the President of Elk Marketing.  Initially, Clark’s digital career began in 1997 with eCommerce pioneer company Shopping.com (eBay,Inc.) and has proceeded to lead operations and business development for various online commerce businesses. Prior to joining Elk Marketing in 2018 as President of Business Development, he was the EVP of Operations at Click Here Publishing where he led a team of digital marketing consultants in executing client goals in Pay Per Click Advertising, Social Media Marketing and Search Engine Optimization. Previous to this experience he served as a consultant to a “Bricks and Clicks” company Adreno Spearfishing in Brisbane, Australia where he consulted on digital operational efficiency. Prior to working overseas he worked with Fortune 100, Honeywell International negotiating millions in global purchases for strategic commercial and military projects. 

Clark’s real passion lays with producing documentary photos in which he seeks to explore the variability of the underwater world.  Clark’s Photography work has appeared in print publications such as Hawaiian Skin Diver Magazine, Spearfishing Magazine, Guy Harvey Magazine, South Bay Magazine, as well as apparel catalogs like the JSLV look book. Clark crewed in Transpacific Yacht Race completing the 2,225 mile nautical race in 8 days, 5 hours, and 3 minutes and has spent significant time honing in his skills diving offshore in the chain of Channel Islands off the coast of Southern California. His film work includes filming for the BBC: Enchanted Kingdom project, Cash Money Record Label, Aaron Sims Visual Effects Company and various Big Game fishing tournaments around the globe.  

 


Rhett McNulty

Rhett McNulty has 20 years experience in early stage start-ups, building teams and solving problems. His passions lay in new technology, rapid growth, and giving back.

Rhett currently consults some of some of Silicon Valley’s fastest growing start ups.  Previously, Rhett was COO and Co-founder of Shopit.com, an eCommerce company which helped individuals and brands monetize their ‘friend’ networks within sites like Facebook and MySpace. He led Shopit to become the largest e-Commerce provider within Facebook in 2007. Shopit was sold to Atrinsic [ATRN] July 2009. Rhett found early success as one of the founding employees and investors at Shopping.com, the first online retailer to act as a “big box” store. Shopping.com was acquired in 1999 by Compaq [HPQ] for $220 Million in an all cash transaction. Mr. McNulty holds a B.A. from the University of Miami.


Sophia Neveu

Sophia Neveu currently lives in Hermosa Beach and works at the Fowler Museum at UCLA in the capacity of Events and Visitors Services. In this role, Sophia is responsible for all non public events including large scale membership/development recognition and cultivation events. Prior to the Fowler Museum, Sophia worked for LA>.

Advisors


Colin Mangham

Colin Mangham has nearly 25 years, branding, marketing, design and business development experience. He has consulted dozens of Fortune 500 companies, guided success for a 100+ start ups and been an early stage angel investors in a dozen of them.